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snchts breaking overnight, hundreds hurt in russia after a fireball crashes to earth. >>> plus: >> we kissed the ground. we were so happy to see that ground. >> stuck at sea for days. this crippled cruise ship finally reaches dry land. reaction from relieved passengers as fox 5 morning news continues right now. >>> good morning to you. live look outside right now. it's february 15th. happy friday, everyone. we made it to the end of the week. cold end to the week. good morning to you, i'm wisdom martin. >> and i'm sarah simmons. before we get to weather, we begin with a story breaking from overnight in russia. look at this. a meteor crashes through the atmosphere about 1,000 miles east of moscow. you can see it's caught on tape by a driver here. well, the spectacular images show it exploding right there into a fireball with bright flashes and breaking up into smaller meteorites and leaving a white con trail. >> those are some amazing pictures. those meteorites left damage in six cities in russia. particles caused one factory roof to collapse. 500 were injured, mostly windows t
's brian now with the news edge at 11:00. >>> close encounters of a scary kind above russia this morning, 1,000 people injured by a meteor while an astroid skims by the earth. now the rest of us are wondering what the heck is going on? the blinding flash and the booming shock you heard was an event straight out of a sci-fi movie. the giant meteor blazed across the sky over parts of russia and exploded. let's go to will thomas in the newsroom with more. >> the meteor exploded with the force of an atomic bomb about 12 to 15 miles high. the resulting meteorite scattered across parts of russia, 1,100 people hurt and many sent to the hospital. let's show you again, another day for people out on the roads about 9:30 in the morning there, but nothing normal about that meteor. it was a fireball estimated to be about 50 feet wide, more than 7,000 tons and traveling about 40,000 miles an hour. the dashcams that captured a lot of this video are common in the cars of everyday russian folks because of disputes over traffic accidents, insurance fraud apparently a big deal there. dashcams and cell phone v
is. this is fox 5 news at 10:00. >>> tonight more amazing video of a meteor exploding over russia with the force of 20 atomic bombs. the new details that are surfacing about the fireball, the damage and the panic. >> and definitely a vacation to remember, unfortunately the memories won't be good ones. hear from passengers stranded for days in the heat and stench aboard a crippled cruise ship. ♪ i'm a single lady ♪ so put your hands up ♪ . >> if you blinked, you missed out. outraged fans demanding answers from ticketmaster after another beyonce show in d.c. sold out in one minute. >>> but we begin with winter weather tonight. today's warm temperatures are not sticking around this weekend unfortunately. in fact, we're seeing rain tonight and some areas are getting snow. thanks for joining us tonight. i'm shawn yancy. >> i'm brian bolter. down to gary mcgrady we go monitoring the very latest updates. >> thanks, guys. cold front is coming through. ahead of that some showers and some snow. we're not worrying about any lakes with this particular outbreak of snow -- accumulation w
. >> fox 5 morning news continues right now. >>> new this morning from russia, a meteor crashes through the earth's atmosphere and leaves quite a mark behind. the spectacular images that you see right here show a rare meteor exploding into a fireball and breaking into several meteorites. fragments of meet orites caused a factory roof to collapse and glass blew out buildings in six cities. more than 400 people were injured, mostly by that broken glass. >>> good morning, everyone. we're going to continue to follow this this morning. i'm sarah simmons. >> i'm wisdom martin. welcome to fox 5 morning news. >>> that meteor shower is not the only thing that's being watched in the sky today. >> that's right. scientists are tracking an asteroid that will come closer to earth than any other asteroid ever recorded. it will only be 17,000 miles away from our planet. we'll talk about that coming up throughout the morning hours. >>> >> for tucker we'll cover that at 6:45. >> it's amazing when you see those pictures, i don't remember hearing a lot of talk, a lot of chatter about that in the days lea
-fi movie. a meteor blazed across parts of the skies in russia and exploded with the force of an atomic bomb. many sent to the hospital and hundreds were hurt. we begin the coverage at 5:00 with a look at what happened from fox's greg pal cot. >> reporter: this amateur video catching the meet yore speeding to earth at more than 33,000 miles per hour. turning to a massive fireball overhead in just seconds. the explosion lightings up the early morning sky cameras from all across this russian city 1,000 miles from moscow catching the rare event. on their cell phones including a sonic boom breaking through earth's atmosphere. the amazing event also a destructive one. explosion of the meteorite showering the city below with fireballs. shattering windows and damaging buildings. nearly 1,000 people were hurt. most of the injuries minor though. folks struck by debris and broken glass. [ speaking foreign language ] >> after the flash something happened for about three minutes. then we rushed outdoors. i was not alone. i was there with katya. the door was made of glass, a shock wave hit us. >> reporte
the atmosphere in russia. some thought it was an earthquake, and others thought it was a nuclear attack. it caused intense loud and a loud bang. shock waves blew out glass and buildings in six cities and up to 500 people were injured by flying glass. >> another astronomical event happens later today. an astroid is due to make a close fly by of planet earth. but nasa says there's no chance the 150-foot astroid will hit us. at the closest point it will be 17,000 miles from earth, and that's closer than weather and tv satellites that are in orbit. we're giving you mixed messages there. we're saying it's not far, but it's closer than weather and tv satellites. okay. greg was in here, and i was happy to hear his explanation of things. >> he says we don't have to worry about it. in the meantime, do we have to worry about the weather? here's tucker barnes with the answer. >>> potentially so. thank you very much. not this morning. lots of sunshine. cool start to the day. later this afternoon, rain showers move in for the evening commute and might transition to snow later tonight. a lot going on
in daytona. >> cashing in. how much a piece of that meteorite in russia last week is going for on the internet.  >>> welcome back. it was history in the making this weekend for nays car. danica patrick became the first woman to win the pole for the daytona 500. patrick went out eighth in the qualifying session and covered the two and a half mile super speedway in just under 46 seconds averaging over 196 miles per hour. no woman has ever captured the pole for any race in nascar's premier circuit. >> that is great. history making. >> good no her. >> what is that race, next weekend i guess? >> i think so. maybe she'll win and create even more of a buzz around the sport. pretty popular already. >> yeah. let's do your weather forecast. around here, no issues at all if you are out enjoying your day off. should be a lot of sunshine. less wind and that is the best part. plenty of sunshine so a nice quiet lacking forecast to kick off the week. it is cold. it was cold yesterday. check out daytime highs yesterday. just 34 at reagan national and both dulles and bwi marshall did not g
the meteor explosion. the dramatic video right there from russia moments after fragments from a meteor crashed onto a quiet street. the meteor even left a thick trail of smoke in the sky. really it's worth going down a rabbit hole on youtube. i mean russia is covered with dashcam cameras all over the place and there's video over where of this ting -- everywhere of this thing. an amazing event and also destruct specific the explosion ironically on the same day as the asteroid buzzing by berth. it has ohm -- earth. it has people wondering what's going on. bob barnard went to find some experts. >> they are not related and as you said in this day and age when nearly everybody everywhere has a smart phone and more and more cars and trucks have dashboard cameras we can see from the people of russia experienced today. that meteor about the size of an suv is falling through the earth's atmosphere at more than 33,000 miles per hour. a massive fireball over the russian skies. [ sirens ] his camera caught the meteor breaking the sound barrier. the shock wave attering windows and damaging building
tonight. we have the happy ending following russia's ban on american adoptions. >> plus, joe paterno's wife is speaking out more than a year after her husband's death. the investigation she is pushing for to give closure to the penn state community. the news at 10 will be right back.  almost tastes like one of jacack's cerea. fiber one. uh, forgot jack's cereal. [ jack ] what's for breakfast? um... try the number one! yeah, this is pretty good. [ male announcer ] over a third of a day's fiber. fiber one. ♪ shimmy, shimmy chocolate. ♪ shimmy, shimmy chocolate. ♪ we, we chocolate cross over. ♪ yeah, we chocolate cross over. ♪ [ male announcer ] introducing fiber one 80 calorie chocolate cereal. ♪ chocolate. >>> the pentagon is facing massive budget cuts in the coming weeks. if congress fails to act by march 1st, the series of cuts will be made to the u.s. military's defense capability. here's more -- capability. here's more. >> reporter: during the fall debate, president obama said the sequester, quote, won't happen. now his white house is saying d
. >> all right, tucker, thank you. >>> this morning's top stories, a meteorite hit central russia causing many injuries. more than 400 people are hurt, mostly by broken exwhras. the meteorite caused sharp explosions, intense flashes and left a thick white trail. a driver caught these amazing pictures as this was taking place. russian emergency officials say police got calls about injuries and damage to some buildings there. >>> and later on today, an asteroid half the size of a football field will come close to earth and even come closer to weather and tv satellites that are orbiting the earth. nasa says there's no chance it will hit here. at the closest point it will be 17,000 miles from earth just after 2:00 this afternoon. >>> this morning's other top stories now, thousands of stranded cruise ship passengers are back on solid ground after days without power or running water. passengers eagerly ran from the boat, some even kissing the ground right here, oh, they are thankful to be back. the carnival cruise ship docked in mobile, alabama late last night. more than 4,000 passengers were
's meteor explosion in the skies above russia. >> the didn't estimates are starting to come in and they are staggering. we'll tell you what is making recovery efforts even more of a challenge when fox 5 morning news continues. ♪ ♪ if loving you is wrong ♪ i don't wanna be right [ record scratch ] what?! it's not bad for you. it just tastes that way. [ female announcer ] honey nut cheerios cereal -- heart-healthy, whole grain oats. you can't go wrong loving it. bee happy. bee healthy. with clusters of flakes and o's. oh, ho ho... it's the honey sweetness. i...i mean, you...love. >>> welcome back. we're taking a live look right now at the jefferson memorial. you can see the camera moving just slightly. wind aren't quite as bad as they were yesterday as tucker has mentioned. we'll see if we have a warm-up on the way. ments a one-two punch from mother nature for people in the northeast. in massachusetts, a winter storm brought several new inches of snow and winds up to 60 miles per hour there. the storm brought frustration among residents still reeling from the powerful no
:48. coming up next. from russia with love. >> morning, holly. >> reporter: good morning. we're not talking about a james bond novel. or a movie. we're talking about the valentis day benefit kicking off a whole new exhibit here where we are live this morning inside the mansion getting a sneak peak at a must see exhibit that has everything to do with russian zars. we'll tell you all about it next. stay with us. day. now you can do it with dinner. introducing land o'lakes® sauté express®. the all-in-one sauté starter with butter, olive oil, herbs and spices... so dinner really sizzles. it's one step, no prep. and so good, they'll ask for more. and that little victory is a pretty big deal. land o'lakes® sauté express. find it in the dairy aisle. we gotta sell the car. where would we even start? get the car. hi howard. get in. hi, good to see you. start with an actual written offer when selling your car, no strings attached. carmax. start here. >>> those who visited relaxed and healthy atmosphere. all about pomp and pageantry. >> will bring a glimpse of russian. >> reporter: good morning.
of russia today. >> and later today eyes will be on the sky for another big space event. we're talking more about that in this morning's "ask tony and tucker." >>> first, though, let's say good morning to today's fan of the day. george vargus says -- doris vargus says she wakes up to fox 5 morning news everyday. we appreciate it, doris. thank you so much for watching. and for your chance to be monday's fan of the day, post a comment below doris' picture. >>> and we're checking all your commutes and your weather when we come back. (woman) 3 days of walking to give a breast cancer survivor a lifetime-- that's definitely a fair trade. whoo! you walk with friends, you meet new friends and you keep those friendships. it was such a beautiful experience. (woman) ♪ and it's beautiful ♪ ♪ undeniable ♪ (woman) why walk 60 miles in the boldest breast cancer event in history? because everyone deserves a lifetime. visit the3day.org to register or to request more information today. ♪ burning like a fire ♪ ♪ building up from deep in
russia on friday. >> scientists checked out a frozen lake. showed off small space rock fragments. clean up from damage caused continued today. much of the glass blown out of windows from the sonic boom has already been replaced. loud enough for sensors halfway around the world to pick it up. wow. >> i was very happy when friday -- was it friday when the asteroid came and pass. i was looking at the clock. 2:36 came and went away. ignorance really is bliss. i don't know what happened. >> can be. the truth is most of the meteors and asteroids that come by we don't see. >> which is also a little unsettling. you have no control over the bigger thing. fingers crossed and be the best person you can. >> concentrate on more important things. >> can't control that either. >> let's do temperatures. we're cold this morning in the teens and 20s. definitely a cold start with winds still blowing here out of the north and west hchlt 23 in washington. 20 in baltimore. check out teens. these are air temperatures. frederick burg you are cold. 16 for you. teens here in the mountains. you get the idea . tem
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children. jenna and rebecca arrived in russia mid-january, expecting to leave with their children. but during their visit, a ban on americans adopting russian children became law, and the two mothers found themselves in a legal battle. they obtained a supreme court order directing a lower court to issue a decree for the adoptions. they hope their missions will help future parents looking to adopt. >> it makes us hopeful that they will do the right thing for those families, too, and allow them to come and bring home their children. because they've been vetted to the smallest degree, and to the largest degree, they've been approved already by russia to adopt the children. >> both mothers plan to leave with their children on tuesday. >>> the northeast blizzard has shut down many cities, some things just can't wait. during the height of the storm a massachusetts woman went into labor early yesterday morning. she called 911 and the dispatcher send national guard troops and local ems crews to deliver the baby. they brought the baby into the world with no problems. both mom and baby were
continue to clean up after friday's meteor explosion in russia. how some people are cashing in on the space rock. >> plus, dogs versus cats. we all know someone who likes one than the other right? talk disparaging thing about someone with too many cats. >> tucker says we're all hoarders. what makes us different. what makes us all the same. it's all in fun. we will talk to a psychologist who explained on the other side of the break. crazy cat lady.  >>> welcome back. russian scientists say they have proof of the meteor that exploded on friday. dozens of tiny rock fragments which are sitting on top of a frozen lake. that's the proof. much larger pieces of the meteor are submerged beneath the hole it created when it slammed into the earth. clean up from damage continues. lots of windows were shattered. russia's leading classified ads have been -- claiming to have meteorite fragments for sale. you knew that would happen. >> yeah. >> and a lot of people will buy them. >> they are valuable if it's the real deal. obviously, they are pretty rare. >> got cold this wee
. >> thanks, tucker. a scary but spectacular sight above russia, as the sky begins to fall literally. this is amateur video taken of a meteor on a collision course with earth. at least 500 people, we're hearing numbers that are higher than that, but at least 500 people were hurt when the huge chunk of space rock crashed into a remote region over russia. >> wisdom martin joins us from the newsroom with more of that spectacular video and the damage left behind. i know some of this story is now fluid, wisdom. >> you're right. scientists estimate the meteor that fell weighed about 10 tons, and struck at super sonic speeds. >> this is more video taken as the meteor broke apart in the atmosphere, leaving behind a trail of smoke and that sonic boom. military spokesman says 20-foot wide crater was found where some of the fragments hit. explosions like the one that you just heard shattered glass across the region and authorities say that's what caused so many injuries. hospitals were flooded with people all morning long. most people suffered minor cuts and scrapes. but at least 43 had to be h
. called from russia from love. >> thank you, holly. that does it for the 6:00 hour. >> let's send it over to allison and tony. good morning to you both. >> good morning to both of you. coming up. a blowout , turned blackout turned baltimore victory. what a night. >> what the ravens have won it. >> after the longest superbowl in nfl history, ray lewis and the baltimore ravens return to charm city, nfl champions. reaction from players, coaches and fans. >> plus, the good, the bad and the ugly. we're talking about walter. that was uncomfortable. wouldn't be superbowl sunday without all the commercials.
to skate with when you were over there? >> china, russia. >> and? somebody who has a couple gold medals. >> apollo ono. >> what is that like? >> it's exciting. >> very exciting. congratulations on your two gold and bronze. thank you for coming in today. big things happening right here. tony and allison. back over to you guys. >> great stuff. >> making us proud. a big good-bye for dozens of dc national guard members. >> plus, stranded at sea. why thousands of cruise guest s are in the dark. first, time to check in with holly. >> okay. if you have never experienced the youth association, you are in luck. they are gearing up for a special black history month performance going on this weekend. we are getting an amazing preview. it's all coming up live later on fox 5 morning news. stay with us. hey, it's s me, progressive insurance. you know, from our 4,000 television commercials. yep, there i am with flo. hoo-hoo! watch it! [chuckles] anyhoo, 3 million people switched to me last year, saving an average of $475. [sigh] it feels good to help people save... with great discounts like safe drive
we are dealing with john mclean and his son in russia. action ensues. the action is like 50 minutes of pure action and that what is make the movie worth seeing. the bad parts about it or the villain and the dialogue. what made the first die hard and the third die hard so classic were alan rickman and jeremy irons. classic villains that kept the movies afloat during the nonaction scenes. this does not have that. it is not the worst die hard. that was number two. not the best die hard either. i gave it a three out of five because the villains aren't that great but if you are a die hard fan, it is worth seeing in theaters eight years ago i started selecting movie ticket stubs and the first stub i ever collect was on june 3, 1995. it is die hard three. the ticket price was $3. >> that make me ill. >> i presented that stub to bruce willis and jeremy irons on the same weekend a couple of weeks ago and we'll have that interview coming up in the 8:00 a.m. hour. bruce willis was actually really surprised that i still had that. >> sure. >> i've been collecting those for 18 years. a locality o
you. >>> thousands of people in russia are still working to clean up after a powerful immediate otherexplosion. powerful meteor explosion. fox's adam houseley has more. >> reporter: it is being called the city of broken glass. more than 20,000 people working to clean the broken glass. friday's meteor explosion blewout windows in some 2400 buildings. >> i told students to move from the windows and not long after, that the meteor exploded. they were all fine. however, when they got back to their seat. a piece of glass flew above their head. >> the explosion was believed to have packed as much power as 20 hiroshima bomb. the meteor was much smaller than the asteroid that flew by later. while receipt pairs go on, some residents are heading tout a frozen lake to look for meteorite fragments. i noticed that one these may be seven big sparkles went down this way. i better pay attention to where they fall. and then, of course, go and explore them. >> reporter: the governor estimates the damage to be in the neighborhood of $20 million. he does promise all the residents that all the windo
. >>> scientists pulled more than 50 fragments of a meteor out of an ice-covered lake in russia. the fragments are less than a half inch across and belong to the most common type of meteor found on earth. the impact and its shockwave injured nearly 1500 people, 46 of whom are still in the hospital. the damage to property there estimated around $33 million. now, people who found bits of the meteor are trying to sell them on the black market. >>> tonight, we know what caused a fire on a carnival cruise ship that was stranded and had thousands of passengers stranded in the gulf of mexico. coast guard officials say there was a leak in a fuel return line, cutting the ship's main power source. passengers say the conditions on board were deplorable from foul odors, to long lines for food and tents set up for sleeping. >>> we're just hours away from getting an idea of the case against oscar pistorius who's accused of shooting his girlfriend on valentine's day. now reports are surfacing of bloody evidence at the scene that may paint a picture of what happened before the shots were fired. will thomas ha
from getting a nuclear weapon. [ applause ] >> at the same time, we'll engage russia and reduce our arsenals. because our ability to influence others depends on our willingness to lead and meet our obligations. america must us also face the rapidly growing threat from cyber attacks. we know hackers steal people's identities and infiltrate private emails. we know foreign companies swipe our corporate secrets. now our enemies is seeking the ability to sabotage our power grid, financial institutions our air traffic control systems. we cannot look back years from now and wonder why we did nothing in the face of real threats to our security and our economy. that is why earlier today i signed an executive order that will strengthen our steiber information system to protect our national security our jobs and our privacy. [ applause ] >> but now, congress must act as well by passing legislation to give our government a greater capacity to secure our networks and deter attacks. this is something we should get done on a bipartisan basis. even as we protect our people we should remember that t
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